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About Moneywise

Our membership criteria 

Moneywise credit union is a financial co-operative which offers savings, loans and related services to all our members. Anyone who joins us must be part of our common bond and for us this means everyone who lives or works in the Tyne and Wear, County Durham, Teesside or Northumberland region.

We are a not for profit organisation which means that any surplus we make is reinvested in our business running costs, and if we make enough we are then able to pay out a dividend to all our members

Membership is open to individual members and corporate members so contact us today and check if you qualify for membership.

VISION – “Committed to making a positive financial difference to our members and our community”

MISSION – “Through the combined efforts of its Board, Management, Staff and Volunteers, Moneywise Credit Union Ltd is committed to enhancing benefit and choice for its members through a range of ethical financial services of the highest standard. These services will be provided through integrity, openness and fairness to serve its current and future membership. Moneywise will lead and promote best practice in everything it does.”

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Membership is open to all who live and work in the Tyne and Wear, County Durham, Teesside or Northumberland region.

Joining Moneywise is free, subject to a £1 annual membership fee,  all we ask is that you save regularly to support our funds for lending. We only lend to members so you can be confident your savings are being used to support like-minded individuals.

South Tees Community Bank

South Tees Community Bank and Moneywise Credit Union Ltd merged into one business in December 2017. Moneywise is the regulated name and South Tees Community Bank is a trading name of the merged organisation.

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